Z has been wanting to watch Fame for months now, and today the movie finally premiered. I didn't have very high hopes for it, so I wasn't all that surprised by the presence of mediocre talent, undeveloped characters, and many songs that went "clunk". The movie did have its moments, though. Everyone loves a spectacle, right? There was a definite highlight: Asher Book. The boy can SING! Plus, he's pretty. And his last name is Book. I think Z is smitten.
Sadly, rather than creating music like that which he sang in the movie, he has been directing his talents at coordinating NKOTB and Backstreet Boy-inspired dance moves and singing formulaic lyrics with the V Factory, a boy band of which he is, tragically, a member. Hopefully someone will have an intervention and give the boy a piano and a solo album. He also could use some writing lessons, as evidenced by his MySpace page: "
One of my favorite things about today was seeing this post at Collage Press. It's bittersweet, actually. It includes the first layout that I've done about my mom's wedding, but it's also my last layout for the Collage Press design team.
One of my favorite things about this year has been serving as a member of the team. Alas, now that we are in the last month of our one-year term, it is time to pass the torch to the next lucky group of designers.
The NEW New Moon trailer has most definitely earned a spot on the Five Faves this week.